Clearing - another opportunity to study at Swansea

Applying through Clearing can be a great way to secure your place at university.

There are a number of reasons why you may choose to go through Clearing:

  • You've changed your mind about the university at which you wish to study
  • You haven’t quite achieved the grades you were expecting
  • You have achieved better grades than expected
  • You want to change to another course.

Whatever the reason, Clearing can be an opportunity to secure a university place that is just right for you!

Not sure how Clearing works? Take a look at our Guide to Clearing for everything you need to know, including key dates, top tips and checklists. 

Register today and be the first to receive our Clearing 2022 updates.

We know that Clearing can be a stressful time, so we’ve created some useful guides to ensure you have everything you need to know.

Why Swansea University?

Ariel view of Singleton Campus, showing the park and the beach

Our stunning waterfront campuses and friendly welcome make Swansea University the perfect destination for students from all over the world, enabling those who join us to develop skills and knowledge that will set them on successful and enriching careers.

Our figures speak for themselves:

  • 6th in the UK for Course Satisfaction (Guardian University Guide 2022)
  • 12th in the UK for Student Satisfaction (National Student Survey)
  • Highest award (gold) for teaching excellence at UK universities (Teaching Excellence Framework)


“I can wholeheartedly say that this was the best decision I have ever made – right from that initial phone call, Swansea believed in me as a person and as a student.

Hope Henry, Applied Medical Sciences BSc

Many of our students join us through Clearing, find out about their experiences and advice with their clearing student stories

Frequently Asked Questions